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Seed Jar

Object Number:38-27-97
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Arizona
First Mesa
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Maker: Nampeyo
Date Made: 1900-1920
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1920
Technique:Hano Polychrome
Height: 12.7 cm
Width: 22.86 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Martha H. McInnes, in memory of Mary T. McInnes, 1938


Polychrome ware; brownish black-and-red-on-white; predominately white. Decoration in Sikyatki style. Work of Nampeyo. (Hano Ware)

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Beauty from the Earth: Pueblo Indian Pottery from the University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (10 Nov 1990 - 29 Dec 1991) View Objects in Exhibition

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